Xian to Beijing

Xian to Beijing

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17:24
Xian North
5h 45m ride in train #G674 with China Railway
23:09
Beijing West
From ¥589 per adult
11:22
Xian North
5h 29m ride in train #G872 with China Railway
16:51
Beijing West
From ¥589 per adult
15:50
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport
2h 15m flight #CA1248 with Air China in Economy
18:05
PEK Beijing Capital Airport
¥1,928 per adult

From Xian North to Beijing by train

11:22
Xian North
5h 29m ride in train #G872 with China Railway
16:51
Beijing West
From ¥589 per adult
17:24
Xian North
5h 45m ride in train #G674 with China Railway
23:09
Beijing West
From ¥589 per adult

From Xian Xianyang Airport to Beijing by flight

15:50
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport
2h 15m flight #CA1248 with Air China in Economy
18:05
PEK Beijing Capital Airport
¥1,928 per adult

Xian to Beijing Schedule

Xian to Beijing Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
China Railway Soft Sleeper 01:40 - 14:26¥ 486
China Railway First Class seat 08:11 - 13:27¥ 987
China Railway First Class seat 10:21 - 14:46¥ 987
China Railway First Class seat 12:53 - 18:26¥ 946
China Railway First Class seat 14:10 - 19:54¥ 940
China Railway Soft Sleeper 17:26 - 06:08¥ 486
Air China Economy #CA120217:30 - 19:45¥ 1,929
China Railway Soft Sleeper 19:12 - 06:58¥ 888
Air China Economy #CA147219:30 - 21:50¥ 1,929
China Railway Soft Sleeper 20:38 - 10:45¥ 486
Air China Economy #CA123620:30 - 22:45¥ 1,929
China Railway Soft Sleeper 22:52 - 12:36¥ 512

Transportation from Xian to Beijing

How to get from Xian to Beijing

Travelling between Xian and Beijing is possible by Flight and train. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Train is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you CNY 1,868 if you go by Train; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere CNY 192.

How long does it take to get from Xian to Beijing?

It can take you anywhere between 3 and 15 hours to travel between Xian and Beijing depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Xian and Beijing. Flight will bring you to your destination in 2h 15m. Train does a much slower job and take about 14h 7m to reach Beijing.

How much does it cost to get from Xian to Beijing?

Travelling between Xian and Beijing can be as cheap as CNY 192 if you opt for a China Railway (中国铁路) train and as expensive as CNY 1,868 if you buy a China Railway (中国铁路) Train ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Xian and Beijing ?

  • 1 from Xian to Beijing starting from 08:30 Beijing Capital Airport until 23:30 Beijing Capital Airport
  • 1 from Xian to Beijing starting from 08:11 Beijing West until 22:52 Beijing West

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Xian to Beijing.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Xian to Beijing, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as CNY 608.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Xian and Beijing

Air China, Beijing Capital Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Hainan Airlines

Train

Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Xian to Beijing?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% took a train